Regional Coordinator- Latin America and the Caribbean, PECCN, CARE International
Based in: San Jose, Costa Rica
Languages: English, French, Spanish
Pascal works with the Regional Management Unit and CARE country offices in Latin America and the Caribbean. He works closely with CARE USA and other confederate members to support strategic program development, and identify and develop new opportunities for adaptation funding. Pascal coordinates and provides technical support on the integration of climate change adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR).
Pascal has thirty years’ experience in disaster risk reduction, adaptation and environmental policy and has worked for many UN agencies and NGOs. He also taught for 15 years in the School of Geography at the University of Costa Rica, and has published several books and journal articles. Pascal has also participated in several post-disaster missions in various countries including Haiti, India, Bolivia, Argentina and Central America.